Catalyst Radio is a weekly radio show with hosts Linda Gellasch and Denise Cheng that looks at the behind-the-scenes of Rapidian reporting as well as grassroots and nonprofit efforts around the community. The show comprises a media analysis and developments portion, interview segment and calendar of events. You can catch it on air at noon every Friday on WYCE 88.1 FM or streaming on the Grand Rapids Community Media Center Website.
This week, Sarah Scott of Heartside Gallery and Studio is sharing about her organization. Sarah has been with the studio for ten years, empowering neighborhood residents through art and self-expression. The majority of the studio's artists are or have been homeless at some point. As a project of Heartside Ministries, the studio also looks for volunteers and collects art materials through a variety of methods, including generous neighbors and dumpster diving.
Music this week is Toby Bresnahan's "Endangered Species" from the album Far From Home.